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Fines For Traffic Violations To Pinch More
Fines For Traffic Violations To Pinch More

Jumping red light, using mobile while driving, dangerous overtakes to lead to Rs 10,000 worth of fines. Traffic signals on highways to be made clearly visible. Honking unnecessarily or in a no-honking zone may lead to Rs 10,000 fine or 6 months imprisonment or both. Mobility infrastructure to undergo changes for reducing traffic. Govt to

Is The Maruti WagonR AMT More Frugal Than AMT Tata Tiago & Hyundai Santro?

Sales of AMT-equipped cars are gaining healthy ground among compact hatchback buyers. So it was only natural to pick up the most popular ones and put them in a real-world mileage test. Here are the results that we came back with. Petrol AMT Maruti WagonR Hyundai Santro Tata Tiago Engine Tested 1.2-litre 1.1-litre 1.2-litre  Power

BMW’s Most Expensive SUV Launched In India!

BMW is offering the X7 in two variants – one petrol and one diesel. The diesel X7 is being assembled in India while the petrol X7 will be imported as a CBU unit. Both petrol and diesel variants utilise an 8-speed automatic transmission. Both variants are being offered with BMW’s all-wheel-drive system. Both variants are priced

BMW 7 Series Luxo Barge Launched At Rs 1.23 Crore

BMW 7 Series facelift made its global debut in January 2019. It is priced between Rs 1.23 crore to Rs 2.43 crore (ex-showroom India). Available in three petrol options – 745Le xDrive, 745Li DPE Signature petrol plug-in and M760Li xDrive V12.  The diesel version gets an 3.0-litre inline-six unit with a choice of three trim

Kia Seltos Launched In South Korea! Could Be Similarly Priced In India too
Kia Seltos Launched In South Korea! Could Be Similarly Priced In India too

Kia has launched the Seltos in its home market of South Korea a month ahead of its India launch on 22 August 2019. It being offered in three variants: Trendy, Prestige and Noblesse, priced from KRW 19.29 million-26.36 million (Rs 11.30 lakh to Rs 15.44 lakh). Expect the India-spec Seltos to be similarly priced in India. However, the

Shah Rukh Khan chills with kids in Maldives

Looks like actor Shah Rukh Khan and his family had a great time vacationing in Maldives.Given the hectic schedule the star and his children have, it is not often to spot the family together. However, Shah Rukh managed to take out some time to enjoy with his family and share the moment with his fans.Giving

Top 10 Upcoming Cars In 2019 Priced Under Rs 30 Lakh

If you are eyeing a new car in the near future, you might want to hold your purchase. The remaining part of 2019 is going to witness multiple launches across segments and who knows one of these might just be the one you were looking for. Here’s a look at their tentative launch date, expected prices and

CFMoto To Launch Electric Motorcycle In India
CFMoto To Launch Electric Motorcycle In India

At the launch of their 300 and 650cc bike line-up in India, CFMoto confirmed that they are working on an electric motorcycle which they will be getting here. The new electric motorcycle will be based on the newly-launched 300NK and could be unveiled here as early as December 2019.  While CFMoto has not divulged more, we can expect an electric motorcycle

CFMoto 650GT: 5 Things To Know
CFMoto 650GT: 5 Things To Know

  It’s safe to say that Chinese bikemaker CFMoto shocked us all by launching four bikes, all of them at highly competitive prices. The biggest bike of them all – the 650GT is also priced rather competitively. In fact, it’s a whole Rs 40,000 cheaper than its rival, the Kawasaki Ninja 650. Here’s a closer look at the CFMoto

Top 5 Bike News Of The Week: CFMoto Launches Four Bikes, Revolt RV 400 Launch Date Revealed & More!

The week was packed with action with new launches, spy images of upcoming motorcycles and uber-exclusive bikes. And just in case you missed out, we’ve compiled a list of the top five two-wheeler news stories that made the front page this week. CFMoto launches four bikes in India: Chinese motorcycle manufacturer CFMoto finally stepped into

Toyota Fortuner vs Rivals: Which One Is More Frugal?
Toyota Fortuner vs Rivals: Which One Is More Frugal?

The Toyota Fortuner has been ruling the big SUV space from a long time now. The credit goes to its reliability and the high resale value it garners even after years of usage. While fuel economy is not the deciding factor when one plans to buy a big SUV, it won’t hurt if we take a look

Top 5 Car News Of The Week

Kia Seltos: Yes, the Kia Seltos has received a bumper first-day response but that doesn’t mean it suits everyone’s needs. Especially, when you count in its rivals like the Hyundai Creta, Maruti Suzuki S-Cross, and the Renault Duster that are already fighting for your money. So should you buy the alternatives or hold on for Kia to

Datsun Redi-GO Now Offers Driver Airbag As Standard; Variant List Reshuffled

Redi-GO now gets driver airbag, speed alert system, rear parking sensors and front passenger seatbelt reminder as standard as per new safety norms. It received ABS with EBD and central locking as standard in an earlier update. Now offered in three variants only – D, A and S; gets rid of ‘T’ and (O) Optional

Rainy days: Slowdown to further decelerate automobile production

With the ongoing sales slowdown showing little signs of abating, India’s automobile industry might further decelerate production, leading to eventual job losses.Apart from the slowdown, a weak Monsoon, inventory pile-up and stock management of BS-IV vehicles vis-a-vis BS-VI will hamper any production growth. The automobile sector has been impacted the hardest among major manufacturing sectors

Railways plan to execute 491 projects in northeast

The Railway Ministry will execute 491 projects in seven northeastern states at a cost of Rs 6.48 lakh crore, Lok Sabha member from Tripura Pratima Bhowmik said on Thursday quoting Railway Minister Piyush Goyal. Bhowmik in a statement from New Delhi said that Goyal in his reply to her question in Parliament on Wednesday said

Top 5 Important Car News Of The Week

MG Hector Prices: The MG Hector has a lot riding on its shoulders as it has the job of introducing a new brand to Indian buyers. It’s necessary that the British brand prices its first SUV, the Hector, competitively to help it stand toe to toe with some of the stalwarts like the Tata Harrier and

Skoda To Launch Karoq Midsize SUV In Mid-2020

Karoq is based on the MQB platform, used by many cars in the VW Group. It looks like a scaled-down version of the Kodiaq. Available with three petrol and three diesel engine options globally. Will get features like Virtual Cockpit and LED headlamps. Expect it to be priced in the Rs 20-25 lakh range. The

Mini Toyota Innova Likely To Launch In 2022

Toyota and Suzuki are co-developing a new C-segment MPV. The upcoming MPV will rival the Mahindra Marazzo. Currently, the Marazzo does not have a direct rival in the country. Mini Toyota Innova:The partnership between Toyota and Suzuki isn’t just about rebadging existing models. The two manufacturers also plan on developing new cars. In March 2019, the two

Toyota, Maruti Likely To Equip Upcoming C-segment MPV With Unique Features

The Toyota Glanza is the first outcome of the tie-up between Toyota and Suzuki. The Glanza looks quite similar to the Baleno and is likely to share its equipment too. The Ciaz and Ertiga are likely to follow the Baleno’s footsteps soon. First Toyota-Maruti model that won’t be just a rebadged model might be the

MG Hector vs Rivals: Which Midsize SUV Claims The Highest Fuel Efficiency?

MG Hector petrol mild-hybrid is the most frugal petrol option. Jeep Compass most efficient petrol-only option. Hyundai Tucson most efficient diesel with both manual and automatic. Hector second most efficient diesel option despite sharing the same engine as Harrier and Compass. Hector to launch in June 2019. The details and specifications of the MG Hector SUV